The ACA uses Medicaid to get health insurance to millions of people. Colleen Grogan is keeping track of what happened after that plan was derailed.
Sydney Hans is studying how home visits from a doula help young mothers and their children
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
SSA has defined how the world understands the field of social work and the problems it addresses.
SSA's approach is interdisciplinary and intellectually pluralistic.
At SSA, practice and policy are complementary.
Join us for events such as the Networking Mixer (above) and "A Night for Stars" Gala where Ricardo Estrada, AM '93 and Michael Rodriguez, AM '07 will recieve the Social Impact and Butler awards.
UChicago launches Civic Leadership Academy for city’s nonprofit, government professionals
Article cites Susan Lambert, who argues that understaffed companies load risk onto their workers
Harold Pollack defends the 'calculated risk' of living past 75
Jens Ludwig finds mixed results when low-income families moved to low poverty areas
Melissa Roderick’s research cited in U.S. News op-ed
SSA alumnus Andrew Wheeler helps trauma patients at Stroger Hospital
Article cites Jens Ludwig, who explains difficulties of getting government to take big data trends into account when making policy decisions
Susan Lambert, Julia Henly: Precarious Work Schedules among Early-Career Employees in the US
Dexter Voisin’s new study: Gang life brings deep health risks for girls
Susan Lambert and Julia Henly note that unpredictable work schedules impact employees' ability to raise children or work more hours
Henly and Lambert's Research on Just in Time Scheduling Featured in HuffPost
Harold Pollack comments on possible benefits of Medicaid expansion to former prison inmates
Susan Lambert and Julia Henly's new research examines part-time work trends and possible remedies
Chicago priest cites UChicago Crime Lab research, which found that gun turn-ins by owners ages 16 to 30 have most impact on reducing crime
Susan Lambert says that in trying to minimize costs, retailers turn to part-time workers
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